setup-x86 unattended mode: crash when invoked from a dos console.

Francis ANDRE
Tue Dec 1 11:19:00 GMT 2015

Hi Corinna

Le 01/12/2015 10:54, Corinna Vinschen a écrit :
> Hi Francis,
> On Nov 30 23:59, Francis ANDRE wrote:
>> Hi
>> The following set-x86.exe command in unattended mode crashes on Win7
>> C:\Users\FrancisANDRE>c:\cygwin\bin\uname.exe -a
>> CYGWIN_NT-6.1-WOW idefix 2.3.1(0.291/5/3) 2015-11-14 12:42 i686 Cygwin
>> C:\Users\FrancisANDRE>c:\cygwin\setup-x86.exe -B -D -q -n  -d -R cygwin -s
>>  -P unzip
> The crash is not nice and I'm just looking into that, but the path you
> specify with the -R option is supposed to be an absolute DOS path, e.g.
> C:/cygwin.  Please try this, it should get you further.
Thanks for the tips.. It avoids the crash. By the way, what is the 
option to set in order to avoid the Progress popup window?
> Thanks,
> Corinna

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